DIFFERENCE BETWEEN RETAIL PRO 8 AND RETAIL PRO 9
Create nicknames along with the full name for the departments, classes or sub-classes. It will allow you to conveniently include industrial slang in the formal framework of Retail Pro software.
One item can support various UPCs. It will allow you to easily track it during the inventory checks or during the delivery, in case in-store and suppliers UPCs are different.
Flag items that are available for sale in the online store.
Specify the earliest possible date of the purchase and / or sale for any item or a whole group. This function will allow you to avoid problems with storing off-season items in the warehouse.
In Retail Pro 9 there is no restriction on the number of colour-size matrixes for an item. In Retail Pro 8 the limit was 30 matrixes.
Item cards created in Retail Pro 9 are fully supported by Retail Pro 8 and vice-versa.
Run “Find and Replace” function to look up any fields that do not have a formula output in them and automatically replace the information if you choose to do so.
You can mark new item cards as “pending confirmation” before they are checked by an employee with an administrator rights.